• Hello there, my new DEBUT #MULTICULTURAL PICTURE BOOK is here
  • HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM debuts in September, 2018 but you may PRE-ORDER it now!
  • Your support is greatly appreciated.
  • Stay tuned for another historical nonfiction picture book coming soon called THE OLDEST STUDENT!

About the author

Rita Lorraine

Rita Lorraine

Hello Everyone! I'm a former educator of 20+ years with an advanced degree in School Psychology and I'm currently a full-time children's writer, ghost writer, and freelance editor. I earned the 2014 SCBWI Letter of Merit for an unpublished Multicultural manuscript; I am the 2012 Lee and Low New Voices Award Winner; I am the author of Getting a Job in the Food Industry (Rosen Publishing, 2013), Getting the Most Out of MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses (Rosen, 2015); The Right Degree for Me in Healthcare (Rosen, 2015); and African Americans of Chattanooga: A History of Unsung Heroes (The History Press, 2008). I am also a Media Professional for the New York Journal of Books, a member of, and a member of 12x12 - 12 Picture Books, 12 Months.

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    I loved your blog, from a children in concord, Ca.

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    Rita Lorraine

    Rita Lorraine

    Hi there William,
    Thanks so much for stopping by. Are you referring to the children’s blog at Picture Book Depot or this one? Doesn’t really matter, either way, I’m thankful for your kind words.

    If you’re leaving a comment in order to receive my last copies of the two I Say You Say books, you’re in luck, no one else has claimed them. But I can’t really tell by your comment whether you just like the site or you want the books. If you do, please send another email to this site with your address and zip code. I WON’T PRINT YOUR PERSONAL INFO ON THIS SITE, so you don’t have to worry about that.

    By the way, I just checked out your website. Your books are nice. Please consider publishing your book cover on Picture Book Depot. At no charge, I can post your picture book cover(s) on Picture Book Depot’s bookshelf so that my visitors can find your site and your books.

    Have a great evening.

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